A Journal for Jordan

A Journal for Jordan

131 mins | Drama, Romance | Dec. 22, 2021

Based on the true story of First Sergeant Charles Monroe King, a soldier deployed to Iraq begins to keep a journal of love and advice for his infant son. Back at home, senior New York Times editor Dana Canedy revisits the story of her unlikely, life-altering relationship with King and his enduring devotion to her and their child.

A Journal for Jordan

131 mins | Drama, Romance | Dec. 22, 2021

A Journal for Jordan
Based on the true story of First Sergeant Charles Monroe King, a soldier deployed to Iraq begins to keep a journal of love and advice for his infant son. Back at home, senior New York Times editor Dana Canedy revisits the story of her unlikely, life-altering relationship with King and his enduring devotion to her and their child.
IMDb rating 5.9
Producers Columbia Pictures, Escape Artists, Mundy Lane Entertainment, Bron Studios, Creative Wealth Media Finance, Outlier Society Productions
Original title A Journal for Jordan
Directors Denzel Washington
Writers Dana Canedy, Virgil Williams

Cast

Chanté Adams

as Dana Canedy

Michael B. Jordan

as Charles King

Jalon Christian

as Jordan

Robert Wisdom

as Sgt. T.J. Canedy

Tamara Tunie

as Penny Canedy

Jasmine Batchelor

as Gwen Canedy

Marchánt Davis

as Mike Canedy

Susan Pourfar

as Miriam

Grey Henson

as Ciro

Johnny M. Wu

as Manny

David Wilson Barnes

as Schaefer

Spencer Squire

as Rosenblum

Melanie Nicholls-King

as Kaleshia

Annabel O'Hagan

as Waitress

Cleveland Berto

as Mohammed

Clark Jackson

as Dana's Doctor

Judy Rosenblatt

as Talkative Neighbor

Mark A. Jones

as Lt. Colonel

Julian Vidaurrazaga

as Iraq Kid (uncredited)